As part of her training Dr Fikkers spent 12 months at the Riverina Medical and Dental Aboriginal Corporation. Prior to GP training Dr Fikkers didn’t have a lot of experience working with Aboriginal clients.
“I sought out the AMS for my training to gain experience and insight into the health needs and challenges within the Aboriginal community, and it has been an amazing journey.”
“I would highly recommend working in an AMS for other registrars. You see a lot of interesting medicine and it gives you a unique insight into the social challenges faced by the community on a daily basis.”